The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 62 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.70% 14.60% 19.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.58% 34.33% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 233 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.81% 42.52% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 164 155 84
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,200 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 65 (52.85%) Windows
2 53 (43.09%) Firewall
3 52 (42.28%) Active Directory
4 51 (41.46%) VMware
5 48 (39.02%) Windows Server
6 46 (37.40%) Microsoft
7 45 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (36.59%) Data Centre
8 42 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (34.15%) MS Excel
8 42 (34.15%) MS Exchange
8 42 (34.15%) LAN
8 42 (34.15%) WAN
9 41 (33.33%) C++
9 41 (33.33%) SQL
9 41 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 41 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 37 (30.08%) Degree
11 36 (29.27%) VMware ESXi
12 32 (26.02%) TCP/IP
13 31 (25.20%) Computer Science
14 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
14 30 (24.39%) Python
15 29 (23.58%) C
16 28 (22.76%) Unix
17 22 (17.89%) Cisco
18 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (11.38%) Juniper
20 13 (10.57%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 41 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 41 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.25%) JBoss
3 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.63%) Apache
4 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (34.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.07%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (4.07%) CloudFront
2 5 (4.07%) Route 53
2 5 (4.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.63%) CloudBees
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.09%) Firewall
2 42 (34.15%) LAN
2 42 (34.15%) WAN
3 32 (26.02%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.94%) FTP
4 11 (8.94%) HTTP
4 11 (8.94%) Kerberos
4 11 (8.94%) LDAP
5 9 (7.32%) MPLS
5 9 (7.32%) Multicast
5 9 (7.32%) OSPF
5 9 (7.32%) RIP
5 9 (7.32%) VLAN
5 9 (7.32%) VRRP
6 7 (5.69%) VPN
7 6 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.07%) IPsec
8 5 (4.07%) SAN
9 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (4.07%) MySQL
3 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.63%) Big Data
4 2 (1.63%) DB2
4 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Ant
1 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.44%) JUnit
2 2 (1.63%) Maven
2 2 (1.63%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 10 (8.13%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.25%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Law
3 2 (1.63%) Games
3 2 (1.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.63%) Marketing
3 2 (1.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (30.08%) Support Engineer
2 29 (23.58%) Software Engineer
3 22 (17.89%) C Software Engineer
3 22 (17.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 22 (17.89%) C++ Software Engineer
3 22 (17.89%) VMware Engineer
4 18 (14.63%) Windows Engineer
5 16 (13.01%) Graduate
5 16 (13.01%) Technical Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 14 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (11.38%) Python Software Engineer
7 14 (11.38%) Technical Support
7 14 (11.38%) Technical Support Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 11 (8.94%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (8.94%) Senior IT Support
9 11 (8.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.69%) Web Services
2 5 (4.07%) CSS
2 5 (4.07%) HTML
2 5 (4.07%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (3.25%) jQuery
4 3 (2.44%) LAMP
4 3 (2.44%) REST
4 3 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (0.81%) .NET
5 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (36.59%) Data Centre
2 31 (25.20%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.94%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.25%) NHS
4 4 (3.25%) Replication
5 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) e-Health
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 65 (52.85%) Windows
2 48 (39.02%) Windows Server
3 45 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (22.76%) Unix
7 4 (3.25%) CentOS
7 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.44%) Debian
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.81%) AIX
10 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.81%) Fedora
10 1 (0.81%) HPUX
10 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
2 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.94%) ITIL
4 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
4 7 (5.69%) Test Automation
5 6 (4.88%) Coaching
5 6 (4.88%) High Availability
5 6 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.07%) Migration
6 5 (4.07%) Service Management
7 4 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.25%) DevOps
7 4 (3.25%) Scrum
8 3 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.44%) Network Management
8 3 (2.44%) People Management
8 3 (2.44%) TOGAF
9 2 (1.63%) ArchiMate
9 2 (1.63%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.33%) C++
1 41 (33.33%) SQL
2 30 (24.39%) Python
3 29 (23.58%) C
4 13 (10.57%) Bash Shell
4 13 (10.57%) Java
5 9 (7.32%) Perl
6 8 (6.50%) PHP
6 8 (6.50%) Ruby
7 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.81%) C#
10 1 (0.81%) C-shell
10 1 (0.81%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (30.08%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.63%) CISSP
4 1 (0.81%) CCNA
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
4 1 (0.81%) MCP
4 1 (0.81%) MCSE
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (42.28%) Active Directory
2 36 (29.27%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (8.94%) NFS
4 10 (8.13%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.63%) Docker
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.81%) qmail
8 1 (0.81%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Puppet
1 8 (6.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.63%) Ansible
3 2 (1.63%) DameWare
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.81%) logstash
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) SCCM
4 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (41.46%) VMware
2 46 (37.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.89%) Cisco
4 14 (11.38%) Juniper
5 10 (8.13%) F5
6 9 (7.32%) Blue Coat
6 9 (7.32%) Brocade
7 8 (6.50%) Symantec
8 5 (4.07%) Dell
8 5 (4.07%) HP
8 5 (4.07%) IBM
9 4 (3.25%) Oracle
10 2 (1.63%) EMC
10 2 (1.63%) Google
10 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.81%) CA
11 1 (0.81%) Citrix
11 1 (0.81%) NetApp
11 1 (0.81%) Splunk
11 1 (0.81%) Twitter
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